June 25, 2006 - Lawyers for
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie have sent an email to various media outlets,
including TMZ, informing them that "a digital memory card containing a
number of personal copyright protected photographs" of Brad, Angelina and
their children have been stolen and offered for sale. Read more.
25, 2006 - Popbitch reports that the first news of baby Shiloh's birth
was obtained by "an enterprising American female reporter who managed to
check into the Cottage Medi-Clinic in Swakopmund and shagged one of the
doctors in order to get the scoop."
June 25, 2006 - 'The Early
Show' entertainment contributor Jess Cagle, People magazine's editor at
large, spoke with co-anchor Rene Syler about baby Shiloh's introduction
to the world. Read more.
June 25, 2006 - The New York
Post reports that $4 million Angelina Jolie collected from Time Warner's
People magazine for her pictures of baby Shiloh had nothing to do with
how Anderson Cooper landed her first post-partum TV interview for Time
Warner's CNN. Although the Druge and Jossip.com claimed "his 'exclusive'
was included in the $4 million," Cooper's executive producer, David Doss,
responded, "That couldn't be further from the truth. They [Brad Pitt and
Jolie] decided to do one interview on World Refugee Day, and they are big
fans of Anderson and what Anderson has been doing in Africa." Doss says
that when he was offered the interview, his reaction was, "Are you kidding
me? You're just dropping this in my lap?"
June 25, 2006 - While leaving
a business meeting for an upcoming project entitled "A Mighty Heart," fans
stopped Brad Pitt to take pictures with him yesterday in Santa Monica.
Read more and watch video from TMZ.
June 25, 2006 - According
to the satirical web site The Borowitz Report, a spokesperson for Brad
Pitt said today that the actor would have what was described as a "routine
dental checkup" in the African nation of Namibia later this month. Read
June 25, 2006 - Neil Sean
of Sky News was on 'Fox & Friends' where Jennifer Aniston responded
to Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie's baby news. He also bumped into Leonardo
DiCaprio. Watch the segment here.
June 25, 2006 - A source
tells Jeannette Walls of MSNBC.com that No Doubt singer Gwen Stefani is
upset that her son Kingston's birth was upstaged by the birth of Brad Pitt
and Angelina Jolie's daughter Shiloh.
June 25, 2006 - People magazine
reports that a celebrity photographer was arrested Thursday after he was
found hiding in the bushes outside a daycare center attended by Angelina
Jolie and Brad Pitt's son, Maddox. Read more.
June 13, 2006 - Itsmybinky.com
has sent Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt a one-of-a-kind 14K gold and diamond
studded pacifier worth $17,000 in celebration of the birth of their daughter
Shiloh Nouvel. The binky is made of European white gold and 3 carats of
white diamonds. Read more and check out a picture of the pacifier here.
June 13, 2006 - Brad Pitt
visited the Crystal Gallery with adopted daughter Zahara on May 21st in
Swakopmund, Namibia. Check out pictures from FilmMagic.
June 13, 2006 - The Sun reports
Brad Pitt has booked helicopter lessons in the US for when he returns from
June 13, 2006 - The New York
Daily News reports celebrity photo agency heads estimated the photos of
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie's new baby could fetch $3.5 million to $8
million through worldwide print and TV distribution. That would make the
snaps of Shiloh Nouvel Jolie-Pitt, which were taken at her parents' fortified
hideaway in the remote African nation of Namibia, possibly the most expensive
baby pictures of all time. Read more.
June 13, 2006 - The New York
Post reports all the weekly magazine editors were summoned to the offices
of the Getty photo agency at Canal and Varick late Saturday night to bid
on Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt's baby pictures. "We were sequestered into
separate and un-air-conditioned offices," said one. "The photos were shown
to us around 10 p.m. to midnight, and then we had to submit bids by 6 a.m.
Sunday morning. No one got any sleep at all, as it was a manic game of
phone-tag to top each other's bids. I'm convinced it was Brangie's revenge
on the weekly magazines." The pictures went to People for $4.1 million.
June 13, 2006 - Brad Pitt
and Angelina Jolie will sell photos of their baby Shiloh with the help
of the famed Getty Photo agency. Sources tell 'Extra' that People magazine
could land the world exclusive. Te couple said in a joint statement they
will donate all proceeds to international charities. "While we celebrate
the joy of the birth of our daughter, we recognize that two million babies
born every year in the developing world die on the first day of their lives,"
the statement said. Read more.
June 13, 2006 - CNN Headline
News 'Showbiz Tonight' host A.J. Hammer interviewed CNN's Robyn Curnow
on a fake photo (it actually wasn't fake) of the Jolie-Pitt baby on Tuesday
(June 6). Watch the segment at CNN.com.
June 13, 2006 - Officials
placed tight security around Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie's hotel and the
hospital where their daughter was born. At least one local journalist was
unhappy with the arrangement. Watch the clip here.
June 13, 2006 - "The baby
has Angelina Jolie's lips, she has blue eyes and fair hair like Brad,"
said People magazine's Jess Cagle, who helped land the exclusive first
photos. "She's a great combination of the two." 'Extra' has more here.
June 13, 2006 - Angelina
Jolie and Brad Pitt gave a press conference on June 7th at a Swakopmund
hotel. Hollywood's hottest couple became the proud parents of daughter
Shiloh Nouvel Jolie-Pitt on May 27th in Namibia. Check out pictures from
June 13, 2006 - NBC's Michael
Okwu reports on Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt's first interview since the
birth of their child in Namibia. Watch it at MSN.com.
June 13, 2006 - The photos
the world has been waiting for, of Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt's first
born baby, Shiloh Nouvel. Watch a report from ninemsn.
June 13, 2006 - Proud parents
Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt have spoken publicly for the first time about
the birth of their baby daughter at a special reception in Namibia. Watch
video from Ninemsn.
June 13, 2006 - Conan O'Brien
joked during his Late Night monologue on June 8th: "Brad Pitt and Angelina
Jolie, of course. Everyone's talking about them. They had their baby. Brad
Pitt and Angelina Jolie are denying rumors that they're going to get married.
Yeah. Denying those rumors. Apparently, both Brad and Angelina are hoping
to find someone who's better looking."
June 13, 2006 - Conan O'Brien
joked during his Late Night monologue on Friday night, "Pictures are out
now of Brad and Angelina's baby. Pictures, yeah. That's a good looking
baby. This is weird. You know, after the birth of their child, Brad Pitt
and Angelina Jolie gave a press conference that was open only to reporters
from Namibia. Yeah, as a result, the first question they got was, 'Do you
have any food?' It's also the second and third question."
June 13, 2006 - The shots
of Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie, and their baby girl Shiloh purchased by People
magazine reveal the true emotions of the couple, said Peter Castro, the
magazine's executive editor. "There are very few pictures of them together
anyway, but very, very few of them ever looking at each other," Castro
tells ABC News. "This [cover] picture doesn't lie. For anyone out there
that doubted if this relationship was real, if he was just a babymaker,
I think these two are really in love." Read more.
June 13, 2006 - Newly released
video features Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt's first interview since the
birth of their baby daughter. Watch it at TheAssociatedPress.
June 13, 2006 - 'Today' host
Matt Lauer talked with Larry Hackett of People magazine about the reported
$4 million deal to buy rights to the photos of Brad Pitt's and Angelina
Jolie's newborn, Shiloh. Watch the segment here.
June 2, 2006 - The New York
Daily News reports Baby Shiloh and proud parents Brad Pitt and Angelina
Jolie were all doing fine yesterday - and officials in their adopted African
second home said they are welcome to stay as long as they like. Read more.
June 2, 2006 - Hollywood's
'It' couple goes to Africa for the birth of daughter Shiloh Nouvel Jolie-Pitt.
Watch a report from TheAssociatedPress.
June 2, 2006 - Angelina Jolie
has given birth to Brad Pitt's daughter in Namibia. Watch a report from
CNN's Robin Curnow here.
June 2, 2006 - Brad Pitt
and Angelina Jolie celebrate a baby daughter. Watch a segment with Robin
Curnow at CNN.com.
June 2, 2006 - The Sun reports
Jennifer Aniston has remained silent on the arrival of ex-hubby Brad Pitt's
first child with new love Angelina Jolie. A source said: Jen has
found it hard to cope with Brad's baby news. She knows it could have been
her having his baby but she is trying to move on." Read more.
June 2, 2006 - Brangelina's
newborn daughter, Shiloh, has been offered Namibian citizenship. Watch
a report from Australia's National Nine News at MSN.
June 2, 2006 - Reuters reports
that as the world awaited the birth of Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt's child
at a luxury villa complex on the coast, Namibian authorities said they
had bowed to pressure from Jolie and Pitt and granted them the right to
ban foreign journalists from entering the country - a remarkable move for
the Government of any sovereign state. The stars told ministers they would
quit the country unless allegedly intrusive journalists and paparazzi were
brought to heel. Read more.
June 2, 2006 - Nicolas Cage,
Paris Hilton, Wilmer Valderrama, and Keenen Ivory Wayans congratulated
Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt on the birth of their baby girl. Watch footage
at the guest archive section of Splash.
June 2, 2006 - The Associated
Press reports Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt celebrated their daughter's
birth in Namibia by donating $300,000 to help other babies in the impoverished
southern Africa nation. Read more.
June 2, 2006 - People Magazine's
Galina Espinoza spoke with CNN's Soledad O'Brien about the latest about
the Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt baby on May 29th. Watch the segment here.
June 2, 2006 - Roger Friedman
of FoxNews.com writes, "...I can only imagine what the Namibians who've
been pressed into service for this birth are thinking (and not saying)
to Pitt, Jolie and company. 'Stupid Americans' comes to mind. 'Patronizing
Hollywood stars' is another. But Namibians are too polite to say such things.
They have more important issues on their minds." Read more.
June 2, 2006 - Angelina Jolie
and Brad Pitt welcome Shiloh Nouvel Jolie-Pitt to the world and 'Fox &
Friends' discussed the news. Watch the segment here.
June 2, 2006 - Will Brad
Pitt and Angelina Jolie's baby upstage Jennifer Aniston's new movie 'The
Break-Up'. QG magazine's Mark Healy discussed the situation, just before
the baby's birth, on Fox News Channel. Watch the segment here.
June 2, 2006 - 'The Early
Show' entertainment contributor and People magazine Editor at Large Jess
Cagle visited 'The Early Show' to clear up rumors Brad Pitt was not in
the room when Angelina Jolie gave birth to the couple's daughter, Shiloh
Nouvel, on Saturday. "People did confirm, although the couple is not officially
releasing a lot of information, that Brad Pitt was at her side," Cagle
told co-anchor Rene Syler Monday. "Some of the tabloids reported he was
waiting in the hall with her brother and all this stuff. No, he was with
her in the room." Read more.
June 2, 2006 - Gallery of
the Absurd asks, "What I'd like to speculate is.....what if the offspring
of Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt isn't as stunningly gorgeous as everyone
assumes?" Check out an illustration of that being the case here.
June 2, 2006 - 'Entertainment
Tonight' got star reactions on Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt's baby Shiloh.
Watch the clip, featuring Samuel L. Jackson, Penelope Cruz, Michelle Yeoh,
and Eva Longoria, here.
June 2, 2006 - Star magazine
reports that on Saturday, an associate from Plan B, the film production
company Jennifer Aniston once owned with Brad Pitt, called to tell her
the news she had been dreading for months: that her ex husband and his
girlfriend, Angelina Jolie, had just welcomed their baby, a daughter named
Shiloh Nouvel into the world. Her reaction? A mixture of resentment and
resignation. "The nauseous feeling I expected to have when I heard the
news," she told a friend, "is smaller than I thought." But, another insider
adds: "It's hard for her not to be resentful."
June 2, 2006 - CNN 'Showbiz
Tonight' correspondent Sibila Vargas reported on the media frenzy surrounding
the birth of Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt's baby. Watch the segment, with
comments from People magazine's Jess Cagle, at CNN.com.
June 2, 2006 - After spending
three days at the Cottage Hospital in Namibia, Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt
and their children are back at their luxury beachfront lodge, where they
plan to spend two more weeks. Sources tell 'Extra' they may then make a
Pitt stop in Paris before returning to Brad's $9 million Malibu mansion.
"Brad has an obligation to start filming 'Oceans 13'," revealed People
magazine's JD Heyman. "Angelina doesn't have any projects lined up; she's
going to focus on being a mom." Read more.
June 2, 2006 - Within hours
of the birth last Saturday, Shiloh's movie star parents Angelina Jolie
and Brad Pitt set up the baby with her own webpage. Website Whois.com,
which tracks the status of new sites, shows the Brangelina tot's page
ShilohNouvelJolie-Pitt.com will be up and running any day now.
June 2, 2006 - Angelina Jolie's
obstetrician from Los Angeles, Jason Rothbart, M.D., was assisted by the
local staff of the Cottage Medi-Clinic Hospital in Namibia on Saturday.
"Angelina underwent a scheduled cesarean due to breech presentation," Dr.
Rothbart tells People magazine. "The baby was a healthy 7 lbs. Brad was
with Angelina in the operating room the entire time and cut the umbilical
cord of his daughter. The surgery and birth went flawlessly. The staff,
nurses and doctors I worked with at the Cottage Medi-Clinic Hospital were
amazing, it was a team effort." Read more.
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